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Red Deer Rebels forward Jace Isley tries to dig a puck loose from Edmonton Oil Kings goalie Sebastian Cossa during the WHL Eastern Conference semifinal last season. (Photo by Advocate Staff)

Red Deer Rebels win season opener in Edmonton

Rebels spoil Oil Kings championship night

 

The Red Deer Rebels are expecting over 4,000 fans at the Peavey Mart Centrium for the home opener Saturday night. (Photo by Rob Wallator/ Red Deer Rebels)

Red Deer Rebels expecting a big crowd for home opener

Rebels expect over 4,000 fans Saturday

 

Red Deer Rebels forward Talon Brigley chases the puck in the final preseason game against the Lethbridge Hurricanes. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)

GUSTAFSON: Follow me along in my first WHL season

Rebels open WHL season Friday in Edmonton

 

Defenceman Tanner Brown skates up the ice during the final 2022 preseason game on Saturday against the Lethbridge Hurricanes at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Defenceman Tanner Brown skates up the ice during the final 2022 preseason game on Saturday against the Lethbridge Hurricanes at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Forward Kalan Lind tips a shot from the blueline on net during Red Deer Rebels practice at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)

Forward depth key for Red Deer Rebels this season

For forward Kalan Lind and other members of the Red Deer Rebels…

Forward Kalan Lind tips a shot from the blueline on net during Red Deer Rebels practice at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Red Deer Rebels forward Talon Brigley chases the puck in the final preseason game against the Lethbridge Hurricanes. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)

Rebels lose in shootout to Hurricanes in preseason finale

Rebels tie the game with seconds remaining

Red Deer Rebels forward Talon Brigley chases the puck in the final preseason game against the Lethbridge Hurricanes. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Red Deer Rebels defenceman Jace Weir is attending the Vegas Golden Knights training camp this week after receiving an invite. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)

Five Red Deer Rebels attending NHL camps this week

Three were drafted and two were undrafted

Red Deer Rebels defenceman Jace Weir is attending the Vegas Golden Knights training camp this week after receiving an invite. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)
Red Deer Rebels forward Kalan Lind takes the puck up ice against the Calgary Hitmen in preseason action at the Peavey Mart Centrium Saturday night. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Red Deer Rebels forward Kalan Lind takes the puck up ice against the Calgary Hitmen in preseason action at the Peavey Mart Centrium Saturday night. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
The Red Deer Rebels have signed both forward Escalus Burlock and goalie Rhett Stoesser to a WHL Player Agreement. (Photo by Red Deer Rebels)
The Red Deer Rebels have signed both forward Escalus Burlock and goalie Rhett Stoesser to a WHL Player Agreement. (Photo by Red Deer Rebels)
Red Deer Rebels owner, president, and general manager Brent Sutter poses for a photo with newly signed forward Jeramiah Roberts. (Red Deer Rebels/ Twitter)
Red Deer Rebels owner, president, and general manager Brent Sutter poses for a photo with newly signed forward Jeramiah Roberts. (Red Deer Rebels/ Twitter)
Red Deer Rebels defenceman Christoffer Sedoff had 61 points in 65 games this season. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Red Deer Rebels defenceman Christoffer Sedoff wants to stay in North America

Red Deer Rebels defenceman Christoffer Sedoff is eyeing a return to North…

Red Deer Rebels defenceman Christoffer Sedoff had 61 points in 65 games this season. (File photo by Advocate staff)
The Red Deer Rebels finished third in the Western Hockey League’s Eastern Conference with a record of 45-19-2-2 this season. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Several ‘success stories’ for Red Deer Rebels this season, says head coach

Red Deer finished third in the Eastern Conference with a record of 45-19-2-2

The Red Deer Rebels finished third in the Western Hockey League’s Eastern Conference with a record of 45-19-2-2 this season. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Red Deer Rebels forward Arshdeep Bains finished with 112 points in his final Western Hockey League season. (File photo by Rob Wallator/Red Deer Rebels)

Bains reflects on final season with Red Deer Rebels

The forward signed a NHL entry-level contract with the Vancouver Canucks this past March

Red Deer Rebels forward Arshdeep Bains finished with 112 points in his final Western Hockey League season. (File photo by Rob Wallator/Red Deer Rebels)
Red Deer Rebels goaltenders Chase Coward (30) and Connor Ungar have each recorded 32 starts this season. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Red Deer Rebels goaltenders push each other to play better

Despite entering the season with limited Western Hockey League resumés, both goaltenders…

Red Deer Rebels goaltenders Chase Coward (30) and Connor Ungar have each recorded 32 starts this season. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Red Deer Rebels forward Ben King scored a pair of goals Saturday night, including the overtime winner against the Edmonton Oil Kings at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)

Red Deer Rebels forward Ben King named WHL Player of the Month

Red Deer Rebels forward Ben King has been named the McSweeney’s Western…

Red Deer Rebels forward Ben King scored a pair of goals Saturday night, including the overtime winner against the Edmonton Oil Kings at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)
Red Deer Rebels defenceman Jackson van de Leest (24) will play in his 250th Western Hockey League game this Saturday, as the Rebels host the Edmonton Oil Kings at they Peavey Mart Centrium. (Advocate file photo)

Van de Leest to play 250th WHL game as Red Deer Rebels host Oil Kings

Jackson van de Leest says it’s difficult to describe how he feels…

Red Deer Rebels defenceman Jackson van de Leest (24) will play in his 250th Western Hockey League game this Saturday, as the Rebels host the Edmonton Oil Kings at they Peavey Mart Centrium. (Advocate file photo)
Red Deer Rebels forward Blake Stevenson scored twice and added an assists as the Rebels rolled over the Brandon Wheat Kings 7-1 on Saturday night at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by Rob Wallator/Red Deer Rebels)

Red Deer Rebels host undefeated Winnipeg ICE on Tuesday

Coming off of two big wins this past weekend, the Red Deer…

Red Deer Rebels forward Blake Stevenson scored twice and added an assists as the Rebels rolled over the Brandon Wheat Kings 7-1 on Saturday night at the Peavey Mart Centrium. (Photo by Rob Wallator/Red Deer Rebels)
The Red Deer Rebels will implement the Alberta government’s “COVID-19 Restrictions Exemption Program” starting Monday. Fans will either need to show proof they are fully vaccinated, have had their first dose recently or present a COVID-19 rapid test or PCR test. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Red Deer Rebels to require proof of vaccination or COVID-19 test to enter games

The Red Deer Rebels are asking fans to be vaccinated or present…

The Red Deer Rebels will implement the Alberta government’s “COVID-19 Restrictions Exemption Program” starting Monday. Fans will either need to show proof they are fully vaccinated, have had their first dose recently or present a COVID-19 rapid test or PCR test. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Troy Gillard (right) was named the Red Deer Rebels new director of broadcasts and media Thursday. (Photo courtesy of Rob Wallator/ Red Deer Rebels)

Red Deer Rebels name Troy Gillard new play-by-play man

Troy Gillard got an unexpected text from WHL legend Thursday. “Congrats, welcome…

Troy Gillard (right) was named the Red Deer Rebels new director of broadcasts and media Thursday. (Photo courtesy of Rob Wallator/ Red Deer Rebels)
New seating, updated dressing rooms and a new score clock were among the big changes. (Photo from City of Red Deer)

Westerner Park seeks $1 million from Red Deer County for Centrium upgrades

$2.1 million upgrade project would replace ice plant and climate control systems

New seating, updated dressing rooms and a new score clock were among the big changes. (Photo from City of Red Deer)